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Student Funding

​There are many opportunities for DePaul graduate and undergraduate students to receive funding for their research, training, and education.  Select external funding opportunities from federal and private sources to explore are detailed below. The Office of Research Services serves as resources when applying for external grant opportunities.

Select Nationally Competitive Graduate Fellowships


NSF funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its REU Sites program. An REU Site consists of a group of ten or so undergraduates who work in the research programs of the host institution.

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)